Saturday, March 29, 2014

Oh Hey There

Can you believe that this is the first time I have turned my computer on in a week! It actually feels pretty amazing because I was pretty productive and not distracted by Facebook or Pinterest.

I finally got my Marcelle Medallion basted and quilted this week, now all I need to to is bind it!!! If you follow me on Instagram, you've already seen these, but I just wanted to share for now until I take some decent pictures.

I used 40wt Aurifil thread, and I LOVE it! I've heard some people have had issues with it breaking and not cooperating but I didn't have a single issue.




Jeff and I are going out tonight for my belated birthday dinner, so after a couple glasses on wine I will be in a great mood to get the binding sewn on this sucker! I hope y'all have a great weekend!

9 comments:

  1. Beautiful quilt! I love the fabrics and the colors! Happy belated birthday! -Brittany

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  2. I LOVE the 40wt! It adds such a beautiful texture, and a nice visible stitch.

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  3. It looks fantastic!! ;) ... Happy (belated) Birthday, Hilary!! Hope you enjoyed your celebration tonight!! (:

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  4. Awesome, you did a giant spiral!! Was it a pain to have to turn the quilt around to do it that way? I've always been afraid to try that. It looks beautiful, this is such a gorgeous quilt.

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    1. Thanks! It was actually much easier than I was thinking it was going to be! The hardest part was the center, but once I got going it went super smoothly.

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  5. Happy belated birthday - and I LOVE how you've quilted it! Looks amazing!

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  6. All the spiraling looks amazing! Congrats on being so close to the finish. Happy belated birthday too.

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  7. So loving this spiral!!! Want to hear more about that:)

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  8. What a gorgeous quilt! The spiral quilting is gorgeous. I've been doing a bit of a digital detox this month and it's absolutely glorious not to have all the digital distraction all the time. :)

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